More closely related to shrimp or crayfish than insects
Feed on decaying vegetable matter
Found in damp places
Often found nesting in damp mulch
Pill bugs are generally found in thick moist vegetation, leaf litter and other organic debris. Removing these items is key to minimizing infestation. Exterior cracks should be sealed and wood piles should be stacked in above ground locations. Keep mulch less than 2 inches thick and set back from the foundation of the property.